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GrafTech International shares slide 2% in trading debut

“Shares of GrafTech International Ltd. eap fell 2% in their first few minutes of trading Thursday, after the company priced its initial public offering at $15, well below its $21 to $24 price range” writes Ciara Linnane for marketwatch.com. The company makes graphite electrode products that are used the manufacture of steel.GrafTech also sold fewer shares than expected in the deal. Source: marketwatch.com Share This:

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AntVR will debut $500 Mix AR headset in May on Kickstarter, rivaling HoloLens

“Chinese virtual reality headset maker AntVR told VentureBeat today that it will debut Mix, its first augmented reality headset, through a Kickstarter campaign in May” writes Jeremy Horwitz for venturebeat.com. Unlike virtual reality headsets, augmented reality headsets overlap translucent screens upon the real world, enabling you to see a combined view of actual and digital objects, at least partially synchronized. Source: venturebeat.com Share This:

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FCC filing from July, made public today, shows gold iPhone X that Apple likely planned to launch but abandoned due to unforeseen production issues

“Apple appears to have designed a gold iPhone X, according to documents filed with the United States Federal Communications Commission.When releasing a new device, smartphone companies must share details with the FCC, which Apple did for the iPhone X in September of 2017” writes Am Pdt for macrumors.com. The gold shade of the iPhone X appears to be similar to the gold color of the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus.Other documents indicate Apple had prepared its FCC filing in July, suggesting the photos were taken as much as several…

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Tony Finau may miss Masters debut after hole-in-one celebration injury

“American Tony Finau damaged his ankle in wild celebration of a hole-in-one in the curtain-raiser par-three competition and is now a doubt to make his debut in the main event on Thursday” writes Ewan Murray for theguardian.com. Tom Watson, now 68, pipped Fleetwood by one to win the annual Masters par three competition on Wednesday afternoon.The 28-year-old American’s debut is in jeopardy after he suffered the injury during an enthusiastic celebration of his hole-in-one on the 7th, when his left ankle appeared to buckle underneath him, bringing the celebrations to…

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Spotify IPO Closes With Over $26B Valuation in First Day of Public Trading

“The Wall Street Journal, in a story published 25 minutes before trading ended for the day, estimated that Spotify would finish at $150 a share — a $26.72 billion valuation” writes Dan Rys for billboard.com. That share price at the closing bell was also up 13.59 percent over the pre-debut price of $132 per share that the NYSE offered as guidance on Monday.Spotify finally officially became a public company Tuesday (April 3), opening up its shares for trading on the New York Stock Exchange shortly after 12:45 p.m.EST. And while its…

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Spotify’s reference share price set at $132 ahead of NYSE debut

“The reference price is not an offering price for the shares, nor is it the opening public price for shares of the Swedish technology company” reports venturebeat.com. (Reuters) — The New York Stock Exchange on Monday set the reference price for shares of music streaming service Spotify at $132.While their roles will be limited, the reference price will be used while building the order book.The opening public price will be determined by buy and sell orders collected by the NYSE from broker-dealers, the exchange said.But the reference price will play…

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Spotify’s stock market debut – all you need to know

“However, Spotify has never made a profit, making it more tricky for potential investors to value the firm” writes Angela Monaghan for theguardian.com. Spotify is poised to make its stock market debut on Tuesday, in a flotation on the New York Stock Exchange that could value the company at $20bn-$25bn (£14.2bn to £17.8bn) according to analysts.Analysts are predicting Spotify could be valued at $20bn-$25bn on its debut on the New York Stock Exchange but the reality is no one knows.Unlike most companies that float, Spotify is not issuing any new…

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